Tarn Taran is a Block placed in Tarn Taran district in Punjab. Positioned in rural area of Punjab, it is one among the 9 blocks of Tarn Taran district. As per the government register, the block code of Tarn Taran is 116. The block has 88 villages and there are total 35178 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Tarn Taran's population is 194298. Out of this, 102280 are males whereas the females count 92018 here. This block has 23569 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 12883 are boys and 10686 are girls.
Literacy ratio in Tarn Taran block is 60%. 117842 out of total 194298 population is literate here. Among males the literacy ratio is 64% as 66335 males out of total 102280 are educated whereas female literacy ratio is 55% as 51507 out of total 92018 females are educated in this Block.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Tarn Taran block is 39%. Here 76456 out of total 194298 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy ratio here is 35% as 35945 males out of total 102280 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy ratio is 44% and 40511 out of total 92018 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of employed people of Tarn Taran block is 65100 still 129198 are non-working. And out of 65100 occupied person 18005 peoples are completely reliant on agriculture.